The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WatchGuard
North West / Manchester
Rank 198 172 177
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 3 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.079% 0.061% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.15% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £34,750
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1539 1314 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.61% 39.77% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1281 1097 1400
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in Manchester

WatchGuard
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 2 £38,750 -
WatchGuard
North West

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (72.73%) WLAN
4 8 (72.73%) WAN
5 7 (63.64%) DHCP
5 7 (63.64%) VPN
5 7 (63.64%) DNS
5 7 (63.64%) Wireless
5 7 (63.64%) OSPF
5 7 (63.64%) BGP
5 7 (63.64%) VLAN
5 7 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (63.64%) NX-OS
5 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
5 7 (63.64%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) CCNP
7 3 (27.27%) CCNA
7 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (18.18%) Mitel
8 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
8 2 (18.18%) HP ASE
8 2 (18.18%) HP MASE

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) WLAN
4 7 (63.64%) BGP
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco Wireless
4 7 (63.64%) DHCP
4 7 (63.64%) DNS
4 7 (63.64%) NX-OS
4 7 (63.64%) OSPF
4 7 (63.64%) VLAN
4 7 (63.64%) VPN
4 7 (63.64%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (18.18%) 802.11
6 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
2 1 (9.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Coaching
1 2 (18.18%) Presales
1 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCDP
3 2 (18.18%) HP ASE
3 2 (18.18%) HP MASE
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) AirMagnet
5 2 (18.18%) Aruba
5 2 (18.18%) BroadSoft
5 2 (18.18%) MikroTik
5 2 (18.18%) Mitel
5 2 (18.18%) NEC
5 2 (18.18%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) NetApp